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Table 1
Live births, by sex and geography

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Live births, by sex and geography
Place of residence of mother Both sexes Males Females Both sexes Males Females
  number percent
Canada 367,864 188,337 179,527 100.0 100.0 100.0
Newfoundland and Labrador 4,553 2,323 2,230 1.2 1.2 1.2
Prince Edward Island 1,389 673 716 0.4 0.4 0.4
Nova Scotia 8,868 4,562 4,306 2.4 2.4 2.4
New Brunswick 7,146 3,703 3,443 1.9 2.0 1.9
Quebec 84,387 43,244 41,143 22.9 23.0 22.9
Ontario 138,436 70,811 67,625 37.6 37.6 37.7
Manitoba 15,285 7,813 7,472 4.2 4.1 4.2
Saskatchewan 13,248 6,769 6,479 3.6 3.6 3.6
Alberta 49,028 24,965 24,063 13.3 13.3 13.4
British Columbia 43,649 22,527 21,122 11.9 12.0 11.8
Yukon 355 186 169 0.1 0.1 0.1
Northwest Territories 725 368 357 0.2 0.2 0.2
Nunavut 794 393 401 0.2 0.2 0.2
Unknown 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Source(s):
Statistics Canada, Canadian Vital Statistics, Birth Database (CANSIM table 102-4512).